On the upper Precambrian (Sinian Suberathem) in China

  title={On the upper Precambrian (Sinian Suberathem) in China},
  author={Chen Jinbiao and Zhang Huimin and Xing Yusheng and Ma Guogan},
Abstract This paper gives a general outline of the Upper Precambrian (Sinian Suberathem) in China, including its geographic distribution, development, stratigraphic sequence and classification. The Sinian Suberathem, with a time range of 1950-615 Ma, constitutes the greater part of the Proterozoic. It is characterized by the development of stromatolites, appearance of eukaryotes and the presence of metazoa in its upper part. Its sedimentological characteristics are quite similar to those of the… CONTINUE READING